September 10th, 2008
07:14 PM ET
4 years ago

Bill Clinton and Obama to campaign together this month

(CNN) - Former President Bill Clinton and Sen. Barack Obama will campaign together in Florida later this month.

soundoff (377 Responses)
  1. Liz

    Obama is really getting scared because he now asking Bill and Hillary Clinton to do his dirty work for him. He did his best to humiliate them in the primaries and now he wants their help. Look at the way he treated Hillary and now he wants their support. Are they not suppose to be racists? Why would he want them on his side now? They should tell him to go to hell.

    McCain & Palin are really getting the democrats upset because they are now seeing that they made a huge mistake by selecting Obama instead of Clinton.

    Well we will see Hillary Clinton in 2012.

    September 10, 2008 08:57 pm at 8:57 pm |
  2. nuclear world needs diplomacy

    Anyone who thinks a vote for Mccain/Palin could somehow help America is Dilusional. To continue to think that America can survive without some sense of diplomacy is ignorant. With so many other non allied countries in possesion of nuclear weapons, and Sarah Palin's Pit bull attitude we will surely see more terrorists attacks on the united states. Vote for the Future of America Vote Obama/Biden. The baby killing comment ha.. So let them live in broken homes and when they become threats to society then its ok to kill them Thats Palin's stance seeing as how she supports the DEATH PENALTY!! Hypocrisy at its finest..

    September 10, 2008 08:58 pm at 8:58 pm |
  3. John, NY

    How about Monica Lewinsky? Is she joining them on the campaign trail? What a threesome they would make.

    No Hillary, no Bill in the Wite House.

    Obama 08'

    September 10, 2008 08:59 pm at 8:59 pm |
  4. Bill Tampa

    AWESOME...Wild Bill back on the trail!!!!!!!!!!


    September 10, 2008 08:59 pm at 8:59 pm |
  5. Pitbull without lipstick

    Rich – you are disgusting. Are u scared that Obama is going to enslave you because you are white! You do realize that that can not happen. This is a white country, so chill out!

    September 10, 2008 09:00 pm at 9:00 pm |
  6. Anita

    YOU GUYS will be smokin together.

    How will they ever fit both egoes in one room

    September 10, 2008 09:01 pm at 9:01 pm |
  7. Jill, Oregon

    Is it true Biden said Hillary would have been a better pick than him?
    If Biden drops out and they put Hillary in, I'm switching to McCain/Palin

    Obama 08' but not with Hillary..

    September 10, 2008 09:01 pm at 9:01 pm |
  8. billy joe jeffries

    Rich calling Obama, Osama. your a typical person from the party of white only. No substance. I hope OBAMA does secure a woman's right to choose. What part of a woman's body is supposed to be legislated by you rightwing nuts to be protected from herself? Don't see how it's your business. instead, your hope is that every baby is born so that you and your Republican side kicks can send them off to die in illegal wars to line the pockets of your warmongering war profiteers.

    September 10, 2008 09:01 pm at 9:01 pm |
  9. NObama

    17 months of attacks on Clinton did their job. The attacks on Palin certainly don't seem to be working. (Even though Obama let's his flunkies do the dirty work.)

    With the length of the primary season and all the Obama air time, I'm already feeling like I've had 4 years of him. I change the channel when he comes on TV. He's worn out his welcome, maybe that's why America is falling for the "new star."

    September 10, 2008 09:02 pm at 9:02 pm |
  10. Ana

    What a change, why doesn't Obama start changes now. He nows the Clinton thing is not working. This is the time to start showing what the lips are saying.

    September 10, 2008 09:03 pm at 9:03 pm |
  11. Scott Tucson

    Hopefully they will peel back more of Obama and have him tell us about his Muslim faith or was that remark he made Sunday just a slip of the tongue?

    September 10, 2008 09:04 pm at 9:04 pm |
  12. LNAB

    Bill can't save Obama from what ails him

    Sorry Bill... can't be done even by an excellent politician like you

    September 10, 2008 09:05 pm at 9:05 pm |
  13. Cecil

    Here's a list of more news sources that are calling foul on McCain's campaign tactics: More Will Be Listed Very Soon!

    The New Republic...
    Mark Halperin... EJ Dionne... McClatchy Papers... Joe Klein... CBS... ABC's Jake Tapper... Andrew Sullivan... MSNBC...
    Paul Begala... AP... David Corn... Atlanta Journal Constitution... Glenn Grenwald... Taylor Marsh... Chicago Tribune... Slate...
    Politico's Jonathan Martin... Ruth Marcus...The American Prospect... Ari Melber...

    September 10, 2008 09:06 pm at 9:06 pm |
  14. Ben Fiorenza

    When oh when is McCain going to talk about the issues and stop lying to the American public. Obama has been talking change since he got into the race, McCain has talked about change only after everything else he has tried has failed.......

    September 10, 2008 09:07 pm at 9:07 pm |
  15. steve dumford, Scotts valley ca.

    The person that Obama should have campaiging with him is his vice presidential nominee. Actually, if the incredibly dumb Dems. leadership hadn't rairoaded all the superdelegates to be for Obama, Hillary would have been in her rightful place, as the presidential nominee and she would be way ahead of McCain by now.

    But if Obama had chosen Hillary as VP, McCain wouldn't have chosen the lightning rod Palin and this election would be a slam dunk for the Dems.

    I think that if "judgment" is an issue here, Obama sure didn't have it in this case.
    P.S.–Thanks to Joe Biden for defending Hillary today.

    September 10, 2008 09:07 pm at 9:07 pm |
  16. Donna from Colorado Springs

    Bill Clinton really needs to get his butt out there and deflect all the negativity thrown at Obama by campaigning honestly for him. He needs to show the country what kind of person McBush really is.

    September 10, 2008 09:08 pm at 9:08 pm |
  17. al

    Why is John McCain hiding behind Sarah Palin's skirt, Sarah has 5 kids of her own she doesn't need another child.

    I thought John McCain was looking for a VP, now it turns out that he was really looking for a new mommy.

    September 10, 2008 09:10 pm at 9:10 pm |
  18. Scott L

    Too late Barack! Man your hair is gray...

    September 10, 2008 09:10 pm at 9:10 pm |
  19. josar

    flavor flavo or don king should be obama's v.p

    September 10, 2008 09:10 pm at 9:10 pm |
  20. MikeH

    Hey Ticker guy, post an article on the beauty who beat Sarah Palin, and how she supports Obama.

    September 10, 2008 09:10 pm at 9:10 pm |
  21. josar

    i would vote for o j
    but i will not vote for salama

    September 10, 2008 09:11 pm at 9:11 pm |
  22. John Jon

    All I see on every political new agency is the same thing over and over again. People leaving their opinions on this presidential race and yet CNN and a few other says that the polls tells us that the race is close.I see the majority of people against the GOP and yet they keep telling us that McCain/Palin are ahead. I don't believe a word of it. Just read what people are saying. Talk to people and they say the same. They are fed up with Bush and McCain and want change. From all this I can honestly say come November, it will be a onesided victory for Obama/Biden

    September 10, 2008 09:11 pm at 9:11 pm |
  23. Darth Vadik, CA

    Go Obama, McCain is insane.
    Conservatives are crazy, just look at the last 25 years.
    Your hero conservatives, the "IDIOT"
    Like your benefits goig away?
    blame it on h mysterios "welfare queen"
    you fools, wake up

    September 10, 2008 09:12 pm at 9:12 pm |
  24. Dewey sure you really want Slick Willies help. Look how bad he kept sabotage is own wife's campain. Besides that, the Clinton's stand more to lose than gain for the 2012 election if you win this one.

    September 10, 2008 09:12 pm at 9:12 pm |
  25. Finally

    ENOUGH IS ENOUGH I agree! Enough with the Republican BS.. the lies and the tactics.. I can't stand Sarah Palin I'm a women but I think she's totally fake and a liar .. so scary that women can fall for it!! very scarY!

    September 10, 2008 09:13 pm at 9:13 pm |
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